By Alexis Ffrench. By Alexis Ffrench. Classical. CD. Naxos #19439705272. Published by Naxos (NX.19439705272).
This new release is a stunning collection of classical-soul, piano-led pieces composed, arranged and performed by Alexis Ffrench. It is the perfect follow up album to his chart-topping Sony Music debut, 'Evolution,' and includes works for solo piano, piano & orchestra, and a special guest feature from international cello superstar Tina Guo. Alexis Ffrench has high ambition. This exceptional pianist and composer who trained at the Purcell School, the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal Academy wants to bring joy to a world of troubled times. He also wants to change the way people perceive classical music and to help make it more inclusive and democratic, more relevant to the society in which we live.